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Kobalt's AWAL Releases New App That Simplifies Streaming Data for Artists

28 March 2017 9:00 AM

Kobalt-owned label AWAL publicly unveiled a new app designed to collect and display a slew of data gleaned from each artist's presence on the two leading streaming services in the business, Spotify and Apple Music.

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Slowdive Announce Self-Titled Album for May, Share New Single 'Sugar for the Pill'

28 March 2017 8:51 AM

The reunited Slowdive have announced a self-titled album, their first new record since 1995?s Pygmalion. It?s out May 5 via Dead Oceans. They?ve also released ?Sugar for the Pill,? the second single from the record, which follows ?Star Roving.? Listen to it below, and find the album?s tracklist and art.

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Sampha Covers Frequent Collaborator Drake's 'Controlla' for BBC Live Lounge

28 March 2017 8:35 AM

R&B breakout singer-songwriter Sampha visited the BBC's Live Lounge today (Mar. 28) for an interview and performance. Sampha delivered a rendition of a song by his longtime collaborator Drake, whose More Life album Sampha essentially gets his own track on ("4422").

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Songwriters Hall: Caroline Bienstock to Receive Abe Olman Publisher Award

28 March 2017 8:07 AM

Caroline Bienstock, the president and CEO of independent publisher Carlin America, has been selected to receive the prestigious Abe Olman Publisher Award at the upcoming Songwriters Hall of Fame induction ceremony, slated for June 15 in New York City.

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Katy Perry Pays Twitter Tribute to 'Katycat Katie,' Fan Who Died in Car Accident

28 March 2017 7:57 AM

The story of teenage fan Katie Bell's tragic death caught the attention of Perry herself, who tweeted out a Twitter video of Katie's this morning (Mar. 28), along with the message "We see you angel and we love and will miss you. KC's, light a candle for Katie. Rest In Peace."

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Foundations Singer Clem Curtis Dies at 76

28 March 2017 7:25 AM

Clem Curtis, the original lead singer for the U.K. '60s hitmakers The Foundations, died yesterday (March 27). The BBC reported Curtis' passing, confirming it with his family, though no cause of death was given. He was 76.

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Demi Lovato Joins Jimmy Fallon for His Latest 'Ew!' Sketch on 'Tonight Show'

28 March 2017 6:32 AM

When female pop stars stop by 'The Tonight Show With Jimmy Fallon,' chances are pretty good they're gonna have to relive their early teens in cartoonish fashion as part of Fallon's recurring "Ew!" sketch. Last night, Demi Lovato joined the ranks of Miley Cyrus, Taylor Swift and Ariana Grande by playing the co-star to Fallon's "Ew!" character Sara, one of her "besties forever and ever," Emily.

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The Martinez Brothers Talk Trap, Working With Nile Rodgers, And Their 'Crazy' Album Plans

28 March 2017 5:17 AM

Traveling in Europe on the weekend, and doing a math test on Monday... meet the Martinez Brothers.

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Tony Terran, Trumpet Player in Desi Arnaz's Orchestra on 'I Love Lucy,' Dies at 90

28 March 2017 4:33 AM

He also performed with the legendary L.A. session players known as 'The Wrecking Crew.'

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Ed Sheeran Leads Take That in Race for U.K. Albums Chart Title

28 March 2017 2:51 AM

Take That's new album is mounting a challenge to Ed Sheeran?s title holder.

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